These, now hard to find, big bands' are German propaganda to England (and north America by way of short wave radio). Hitler outlawed popular music in Germany and made these popular songs for his enemies who enjoyed these as comedy. England Murdered Karl Swendler for these AFTER the war likely because he was a Jew baiter. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Propaganda, WW2, 1930s, 1940s, big band, German, nazi
(175 Episodes) "Dr. Christian," was broadcast by CBS every Sunday from Nov 07, 1938 thru January 06,1950. It was a soap opera, but not your every day soap opera. This soap opera played like a serial drama (as each episode was complete), but to keep listeners abreast of the 'goings-on', past activity was referred to within other episodes, as was/is done with all other soap operas. Dr. Christian was portrayed by Jean Hersholt; you may recall that Jean also played Shirley Temple's... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Dr_Christian, Dr Christian, Dr. Christian, DrChristian, OTR Soap Opera, OTR Serial...
"What a curious thing," said Alice "One might easily lose one's balance," As she walked through the labyrinthine tangles Of the sea-risen city's impossible angles ...and so Alice meets Howard Phillips Lovecraft in the nightmare corpse-city of R'lyeh, and there they discuss nonsense & meaninglessness, until interrupted by... Certain Entities of an Unusual Nature... Bringing together the imaginative worlds of H P Lovecraft and Lewis Carroll, Alice at R'lyeh explores the... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Lovecraft, Cthulhu, R'lyeh, Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland, spoken word, poetry
A collection of detective shows that aired on AFRS, apparently under the name of Starlight Mystery Theater in the 1949 time frame. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Mathew Slade, Detective, OTR, Old Time Radio, Radio, AFRS
Francis E. Dec, Esq. has madehis mark in cult status. These voice recordings of his rants were not done by Dec, but by L.A. newscaster/talk show host "Doc on the ROQ" of KROQ-FM. They have been in obscure circulation on cassette for several years. We are merly helping spread the joy that comes from this obscure loony. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Speeches, Found Sounds, Isolationism, Album Releases
Complete old-time radio series "Mystery in the Air", hosted by and starring Peter Lorre. Lost Episodes: 1945 Season (Stonewall Jackson series starring Jackson Beck): All 12 Episodes 1947 Season: #1 The Tell-Tell Heart #2 Leiningen Versus The Ants #3 The Touch of Your Hand #4 The Interruption #5 Nobody Loves Me ( 12 reviews )
A Canticle for Leibowitz is a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by American writer Walter M. Miller, Jr., first published in 1960. Based on three short stories Miller contributed to The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, it is the only novel published by the author during his lifetime. Considered one of the classics of science fiction, it has never been out of print and has seen over 25 reprints and editions. Appealing to mainstream and genre critics and readers alike, it won the... ( 13 reviews ) Topics: sci-fi, fantasy, futuristic, drama
The Foundation Trilogy concists of: 1. Foundations 2. Foundation and Empire 3. Second Foundation The Foundation Trilogy is an epic science fiction series written over a span of forty-four years by Isaac Asimov. It consists of seven volumes that are closely linked to each other, although they can be read separately. The series is highly acclaimed, winning the one-time Hugo Award for "Best All-Time Series" in 1966. The premise of the series is that mathematician Hari Seldon spent his... ( 16 reviews ) Topics: Isaac Asimov, Foundation, Foundation Trilogy, Sci Fi, Science Fiction, psychohistory